Mar 23, 2013 6:30pm EDT
. ironically, some companies that push for net neutrality like google, have thousands of miles of servers and routers and data services. i also described at&t and verizon. from an engineering perspective, some of these tech companies look just like telecom companies. the telecom companies are this close to being regulated as a monopoly service. if he did that in the u.s. under title 2 -- if we do that in the u.s. under title 2, it would be catastrophic for the internet. >> unfortunately we are out of time. robert mcdowell, we appreciate you being here. todd shields from bloomberg. >> thank you. [captions copyright national cable satellite corp. 2013] [captioning performed by national captioning institute] >> c-span brought to you as a public service
Mar 25, 2013 8:00am EDT
a google, they have thousands of miles of fiber and servers and routers, and they offer voice data and video services. i also just described at&t ask comcast and verizon. so from an engineering perspective, some of these companies will look just like telecom companies which means they're this close to being regulated globally as a monopoly phone service. if we do that in the united states under title ii, if we crassfy internet broadband -- classify internet broadband service as a monopoly service, it will be catastrophic for the internet economy. >> host: commissioner mcdowell, as always, appreciate you being op "the communicators." todd shields with bloomberg, you as well. >> thank you, enjoyed it. >> guest: thanks for having us. >> c-span, created by america's cable companies in
Mar 25, 2013 8:00pm EDT
like google, they have thousands of miles of fiber and offer voice and video services. i described at&t, comcast, and verizon. some of the tech companies like like telecom companies meaning they are this close to be regulated globally as a moo notary public -- monopoly. if we do that in the united states, classify the service as monopoly phone service, it will be absolutely catastrophic for the interpret economy. >> host: unfortunately, we're out of time. commissioner, as always, appreciate you being on "the communicators," and todd shields, you and bloomberg as well. >> guest: thanks for having me.